Love Christmas carols? Here are some of the places in Perth you can sing along to your favourite carols.
Tis the season to sing carols! Perth has a long standing love affair with Christmas Carols, with events happening all over Perth. If you’re looking for family friendly Christmas Carols in your area, here’s where to find them. Please note, events are in chronological order.
Lakelands Carols by Candlelight Lakelands Town Square, Mandurah Road, Lakelands
Website Date: Saturday, 1 December from 5pm to 8pm
Bring a picnic blanket to the Lakelands Town Square for a fun evening of carols, crafts, twilight market stalls, food trucks and a visit from Santa.
You can buy a flicker candle for a gold coin donation, with all funds raised going to Lakelands Primary School.
Belmont Carols in the Park Peet Park, Kewdale
Website Date: Friday, 7 December from 5pm to 9pm
Bring a picnic blanket and sing along to your favourite carols.
There will also be Christmas markets and carnival rides and a visit from Santa!
Carols by Candlelight and Christmas Parade, Armadale Jull Street Mall, Jull Street, Armadale
Website Date: Friday, 7 December at 6pm
Armadale’s annual Christmas parade and Carols by Candlelight will begin at the Jull Street Mall.
Come and see Santa and a whole heap of colourful, festive characters.
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Carols by Candlelight, Bayswater Halliday Park, Coode Street, Bayswater
Website Saturday, 8 December from 5pm to 9pm
Festive tunes will be provided by WA Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Sweet Thursday Community Singers and Christmas Party Band.
A free community event that will include children’s entertainment and prizes, plus food trucks, or BYO picnic.
Christmas Carols in Claremont Claremont Park, Bay View Terrace, Claremont
Website Date: Sunday, 9 December at 4pm, carols begin at 7pm
Come and join in the carolling with the Perth Symphony Orchestra!
There will be a visit from Santa and plenty of fun activities for the kids.
Byford Carols Briggs Park, Mead Street, Byford
Website Date: Sunday, 9 December at 6:30pm, carols start at 7:30pm
Along with carols, this event will also include children’s activities, food trucks and a free sausage sizzle.
There will also be a visit from Santa.
Christmas with Marina Prior Astor Theatre, 659 Beaufort Street, Mt Lawley
Website Date: Friday, 14 December at 6pm
Join Marina and her long-time friend and renowned pianist David Cameron, as they share traditional Christmas classics and family favourites.
Hear moments of reflection and stories of treasured Christmas occasions.
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Lotterywest Christmas Symphony, Langley Park Plain and Hay Streets, Perth
Website Date: Saturday, 15 December from 5pm, with carols form 7:30pm
West Australian Symphony Orchestra, the City of Perth, Lotterywest and Variety, the children’s charity, have joined forces to present Perth’s largest outdoor Christmas concert!
The event will be hosted by Channel 9’s Louise Momber and Michael Thomson and feature over 150 performers.
There will also be a visit from Santa!
Carols on the Green, Merriwa True North Block, 869 Connolly Drive, Merriwa
Website Dates: Saturday, 15 December and Sunday, 16 December from 5:30pm
A free evening of fun with gates opening at 4pm, pre-show entertainment from 5:30pm and carols at 6:30pm, followed by an awesome pyrotechnics display! *There will also be a kids zone, a visit from Santa and lots of food vendors.
Scarborough Christmas Carols 2018 Scarborough Beach, The Esplanade, Scarborough
Website Date: Sunday, 16 December from 6pm to 8pm
A free evening of carol singing, entertainment and fireworks at Scarborough Beach.
Donations for programs and candles, with funds going to a worthy cause.
Carols at the Quay, Sorrento Quay Sorrento Quay Boardwalk, Hillarys Boat Harbour, 58 Southside Drive, Hillarys
Website Date: Wednesday, 19 December from 6pm to 7:30pm
Swim and sing your way into Christmas with festive roving carols around the boardwalk!
Carols By Candlelight, Gosnells Pioneer Park Amphitheatre, Federation Parade, Gosnells
Website Date: Friday, 21 December at 7:30pm
Bring your friends, family and picnic blankets to Carols by Candlelight the picturesque Pioneer Park Amphitheatre in Gosnells.
The evening will feature Joshua Mitting, Jarod Warwick, Leah Davies, Sarah Jackson and the Real Life Church Choir, plus lots of community singing.
Heathridge Carols in the Park Heathride Park, Sail Terrace, Heathridge
Website Date: Sunday, 23 December from 6:30pm
Come along for a wonderful night singing along to your favourite Christmas Carols, culminating in an amazing fireworks display!
Grab a picnic spot on the grass and enjoy the pre-show entertainment including a visit from Santa, face painting and rides in the KidsZone.
There will also be food and drink vendors.
Christmas in the Chapel, Cockburn Cockburn Youth Services, 25 Wentworth Parade, Success
Website Date: Monday, 24 December at 5pm
A free community event for the whole family that will include carols, food, rides and entertainment.
There will also be a special visitor from the North Pole!
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